Tourist plans Capurganá

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Capurganá tourist plans |

Capurganá is a geographical region of Colombia, located in the municipality of Acandí, department of Chocó, bordering Panama, on the shore of the Caribbean coast, in the Gulf of Urabá. Where within its economy is fishing and tourism. In Capurganá you will discover different landscapes and cultures. It was the indigenous land of the Kuna and the mulatto blacks, and summer homes for Antioquians. Like beaches, fauna and flora, among others. Its economy is strong in agriculture and tourism.

The Capurganá Tour lasts 4 days 3 nights.


4 days

3 nights

Land departure from Medellin


Per person is:

Adult $1,530,000 in accommodation (with more than one bed)

Children older than 5 years $1,420,000

Children under 5 years $300,000 (they travel loaded, sleep with parents and do not include food, among others.)


Transport in vehicles according to the number of people

Visits in:

-Sapzurro by boat
-La Miel by boat
-Passage by sea by boat from Necoclí, round trip
-Lodging 3 nights in a hotel with swimming pool.
-Food: 3 meals
-Guide during the tour
-Port tax
-Medical assistance card
-Family environment


Wear comfortable clothes, carry small luggage, do not use valuable objects during the tours.

No pets.

Have the original identity documents for hotel registration. Including the documents of minors for hotel registration.

“Capurgana tourism |

Capurgana Tourism

Capurganá is in the municipality of Acandí, located in Chocó, bordering Panama and the Caribbean Sea in the Gulf of Urabá.

It was inhabited by the Kuna indigenous people, its name comes from land of chili or Capurganá in their language.

Its economy is based on agriculture, fishing and tourism.

The closest Panamanian municipality is Puerto Obaldía, about 50 minutes by boat.

From Turbo the journey takes 1 hour 50 minutes by boat and by Necoclí 1 hour and 20 minutes.

It belongs to the department of Chocó, municipality of Acandí, where 1,800 people live. Many tourists or merchants who travel to Panama do so through Capurganá – Puerto Obaldía (Panama).

The indigenous Kuna were its inhabitants, displaced by immigrants from neighboring cities. It has an airport, people from Medellin came to build recreational cabins, hotels, discos, its inhabitants live from agriculture and fishing, it has beautiful beaches. Many sea species in Capurganá make their cuisine from fish and others such as the cigua (mollusk). The food is generally inexpensive, with lunches that have fish and patacón. A 30-minute walk away is a place called La Coquerita, which has natural pools next to the sea. A 2-hour walk away is the El Cielo Natural Reserve, which has a viewpoint, rivers and waterfalls.

Diving is practiced, and you can see turtles.

The functions that individuals perform in the midst of their trips and stays in places other than their routine area in a few months or days, for recreation, business, among others.

Historical tourism

Old age
In Greece they became interested in leisure, and they used their rest time in sports, culture and fun.
In the middle of the Roman Empire, citizens visited hot springs.
Middle Ages
Religious pilgrimages were what was used.
Modern age
Pilgrimages continue, visits to hot springs, mud baths for health and some beaches for doctor’s instructions.
Contemporary age
Rest trips began, the steam engine changed the form of transportation, where only animals were transported, the use of steam in maritime transport reduced space time. Maritime transport and ecological tourism are going viral. Much later they invented the airplane, increasing the pace of tourism.

The most visited countries are:

Are you planning a trip to Capurgana for the first time? If so, you may find the process a little hectic. There are so many things to consider that you may not know where to start!

If visiting Capurgana is just one part of a larger trip, we recommend planning Capurgana first and scheduling the other part of your itinerary later.

Decide what time of year you want to visit Capurgana and for how long

Throughout the year, the temperature varies from 21 °C to 30 °C.

How many days to spend in Capurgana?
Once you’ve decided when to visit, you need to consider how long. We are frequently asked how many days to spend in Capurgana. A minimum of 3 days would be ideal as this will give you the opportunity to see some of the main parks.

Decide your budget

Consider how much to budget for what could be the first of many visits, or a once-in-a-lifetime trip.
Capurgana is not that expensive and you may be wondering how much it costs to go to Capurgana.
We recommend budgeting approximately $200,000 (USD$50) per day, per person, after paying for the trip. Of course, you can spend more or less, but our last trip showed us that this value is an initial element.

Book flights

Plan how you will get to Capurgana.
If you are in America, Europe, Oceania, Asia or Africa, the normal thing is by plane.
Flights from airlines such as Aeromexico, Air Europa, American Airlines, Arajet, Avianca, Copa, Jet blue, Jetsmart, Latam, United, Spirit, Wingo arrive in Medellin.

After Medellin towards Capurgana, by land.

Book accommodation

Where to stay in Capurgana

It is something difficult for many people when planning their trip to Capurgana. We know that choosing where to stay in a city you haven’t visited before can be exhausting. Discuss the value of accommodation in Capurgana, the area and the right accommodation for your travel group, travel class and travel budget. That’s why if you get a Colombia Plans Pass you don’t need to think much about it.

Itinerary planning

Prioritize the list into things you must do and things you would like to do

Book tours, attractions, experiences and activities

If this is your first visit to Capurgana and you plan to visit many of the places and attractions, it may pay to invest in a Colombia Plans Pass.

Pre-departure advice

These are things you may want to consider months before departure.

How to connect to Wi-Fi
We are frequently asked what the options are for connecting to the Internet in Capurgana. It is available in many places, such as cafes, museums, and many hotels.

• Buy a SIM card before you leave or when you arrive in Colombia

Decide what to pack
It is practical to be prepared for your adventure in Capurgana.
Some objects to take into account are:
• Comfortable tennis shoes
• Adapter or connector
• Anti-theft bags

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